Turkish yacht builder Numarine has announced the sale of three 26XP models to clients from the Middle East, Turkey and Russia. The three new clients have all signed contracts for the displacement hull variant of the 26XP, which can also be ordered with a semi-planing hull. Photo: NumarineNumarine’s pocket explorer 26XP range features naval architecture by Umberto Tagliavini and an interior and exterior design by Can Yalman, both of whom are longtime Numarine collaborators. Hulls #3 and #4 contain the same general arrangements as the first two hulls, with four cabins below deck and a full-beam master suite located amidships. Hull #5 features a five-cabin layout which sees an additional cabin located forward on the main deck. This hull will also feature a jacuzzi on the flybridge. Photo: NumarineHull #3 will be powered by twin MAN 560 hp engines, while units #4 and #5 will have MAN 800 hp engines. The more powerful engines deliver a boost in performance which sees a maximum speed of 16 knots and a cruise speed of 12.5 knots. Photo: NumarineNews of the sales comes just weeks after the Cannes Yachting Festival, where Numarine saw its first two 26XP orders. Photo: Numarine“Cannes was a hugely successful show for Numarine and the enquiries from potential clients are ongoing,” says Omer Malaz, Chairman of Numarine. “Following on from the two 26XPs already delivered, the third, fourth and fifth units are now in build and we fully expect to announce a sixth in the near future.”Photo: NumarineNumarine will have the 26XP and the 32XP on display at the 2018 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show in the Green zone stands HOF 41 & 42.
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